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Welcome to PeterSzuhay.com We deal mainly in antique silver, intaglios, cameos, ancient carved gems, European works of art, carved ivories, snuffboxes, pomanders, kunstkammer objects, early jewellery, carved coral, Russian silver, Faberge, Russian jewellery, etc. Please browse our catalogue.

Peter Szuhay is renowned for having one of the largest collections of antique silver, European works of art, intaglios and cameos in central London. You can visit him at Grays Antiques Market in Mayfair, London.



Charles th First Royalist gilt silver badge

Oval Royalist cast badge of Charles the First by T.Rawlins bust right, rev.crowned arms within garter 44 x 33 mm 8.82 gram with integral suspension loops.



Russian silver Trompe l’oeil cigar box

Antique Russian silver Trompe l'oeil cigar box, stamped inside lid and body , Moscow 1895 makers nmark AM. Inside with original fire gilding.These "large" cigar...



1790 enamelled gold ring

Antique gold ring ca 1790 with an enamelled edge supporting a domed glass. Under the dome is the horn of plenty made out of hair on ivory base. Measurements ...



Eighteenth century Giardinetti brooch with diamonds, rubies and emeralds

Ca 1790-1800 silver and gold Giardinetti brooch in the form of an urn of flowers, the urn part is set with a lapis coloured glass cameo, the foot of the urn is ...



Natural pearls and diamonds bracelet

Six strand natural pearls - each pearl diameter is 2.6 mm- with a rose diamond set silver and gold clasp . ca 1820



Eighteenth century enamelled ring

English ca 1780 gold ring with an enamelled plaque depicting a young maiden with her dog. Could be a gift of love as the message of the image is faithfulness an...



Eighteenth century enamelled gold and cameo brooch

Ca 1790 enamelled gold cameo brooch of Hermes and Cupid. Measurements : 50 x 25 mm



1690 armorial ring

Ca 1690-1700 gold and carved carnelian armorial ring. The octagonal armorial seal cut carnelian, is set into a gold basket mount with worn shells on the shoulde...



Eighteenth century gold and agate box

Unmarked Ca 1760 probably English eight sided gold mounted agate snuff box. The agate panels are held in place py a "cage" work gold trelice which is pinned tog...



Ancient Roman Intaglio Ring

Ancient Roman "niccolo" intaglio of a youth in high carat gold setting. Measurents of bezel : 15 x 12 mm Ring size : "L"



Eighteenth century gold Fede ring

English ca 1700 gold Fede ring, the hand "was" enamelled / one can still see the white enamel still between the fingers / On the "middle finger " a small ruby g...



Eighteenth century emerald and diamond ring

English Ca 1770 antique gold and silver ring set with diamonds and emeralds. Measurements of bezel : 34 x 20 mm Ring size : "M" = US 6+1/2



Ancient Roman blue glass and gold necklace

Ca 200 A.D ancient Roman "lentoid" shaped glass beads on later / probably 1860 / gold. The gold is probably Grand Tour French or English. Length : 40 cm



1740 English gold box

English antique gold box ca 1740 with a German gold coin from Manheim " CAR:PHILIP.D.G.ELECT PALATINUS 1733 " / Charles Philip by the grace of God Elector Palat...



Ancient intaglio ring

Ancient intaglio of Nike in later high carat gold mount. Measurements of bezel : 20 x 15 mm Ring size : "O"



Eighteenth century silver and paste crescent brooch

English ca 1790 silver and paste brooch with later brooch fittings. Measurements : 40 mm accross



Ancient intaglio ring

Ancient intaglio ca 20 B.C. of King Juba II. Married the daughter of Cleopatra and Mark Anthony. The portrait is of / possible / the young king. Born 52 B.C. d...



Diamond heart brooch

Heart shaped platinum brooch set with old cut diamonds with engraved sides. England ca 1880. Measurements : 27 x 29 mm



Garnet intaglio ring of Ajax

Ca 1830 garnet intaglio of Ajax in a gold ring. Measurements of bezel : 14 x 12 mm



Hard stone Cameo brooch

Ca 1800 brooch of a hardstone cameo of a bacchante in a three layered agate cameo, in a gold and silver mount. The brooch is set with small rose cut diamonds. ...



Glass cameo portrait ring

English ca 1780 engraved red gold mounted glass cameo portrait ring of possibly King Gustav Adolfus III of Sweden. Measurement of bezel :31 x 25 mm Ring s...



Parcel gilt silver spice canister

Probably German ca 1720 partially gilt silver spice canister. Soma Soma spice was more valuable in weight than gold in the early 1700 so an expensive contain...



Seventeenth century silver cross with crystals

Seventeenth century beautifully engraved, gilt silver cross with crystals. Spain Ca 1660 Measurements : 43 x 27 mm



Gold Fede ring

English ca 1550 gold fede ring with the inscription inside : " Accept my good will " Ring size : "L" =US6



Renaissance gold ring with turqouise

Ca 1550-70 probably Italian gold ring with enamel and set with turqouise. Ring size: " "M" + 1/2 =US6+1/2



1450 gold stirrup ring

English ca 1450 gold stirrup ring with cabochon sapphire. Ring size : "R" Weight :2.5 gram



Ancient Roman gold pendant

Ancient Roman gold pendant with the image of the Roman Emperor Caracalla. Measurements : 28 x 16 mm



Eighteenth century silver and paste brooch

English ca 1770-80 silver and pastebrooch, the brooch fittings are later. Measurements : 52 c 47 mm



14 th century gold ring from Java

22 carat gold ring Java 10-14 th century. Ring size : "N" Weight : 5 gram



Silver and jasper amulet

Silver mounted heart shaped jasper amulet, ca 1700. Measurements : 38 x 28 mm



1720-40 paste with pearls

Ca 1720-4- English silver and paste dress ornament, originally used as a slide, with three later added cultured pearl drops on gold hooks. Measurements : 47 ...



Silver mounted parrot’ beak amulet

Ca 1780 silver mounted parott's beak amulet pendant. As an amulet it had a protective purpose, but I am not familiar with details of how it worked. Measureme...



Eighteenth century paste jasmin flower

English ca 1780 silver brooch as a jasmin flower. It is on the large size. Measurements : 49 mm across



Pair of gold and lapis earrings

Pair of gold cannetille work earrings England ca 1820 with cabochon lapis.



1600 gold posy ring

ca 1600 gold posy ring, " I lyke my choyse " The narrow band was enamelled but unfortunatelly the enamel is all lost. Width of band 3.5 mm Ring size :...



1698 South American Silver bell

Unmarked antique silver bell. South American , Spanish colonial , inscribed and dated 1698 . Height : 14 cm high Weight : 365 gram....!



Early Gold Posy Ring

Antique ca 1720-40 gold posy ring. "I joy in thee joy theou in me " Makers mark JE in gothic script. Measurements : 4 mm width Size "R" Weight :...



Eighteenth Century Cameo ring

Eighteenth century carnelian cameo ring.The cameo is of the young Antonius. The pink gold setting and cameo are ca 1770 , Grand Tour . Measurement of bezel ...



Eighteenth century scroll holder

Ca 1790 painted paper mache , tortoise shell and gold scroll holder. These scroll holders were used to give a sheet of poem, a note of love, a sheet of music et...



Cameo ring

Antique multicoloured agate cameo of Hercules wearing the Lion's skin ca 1550 in later high carat gold ring. Ring size : "O" + 1/2



17 th century opal cameo

Loose seventeenth century opal cameo, Hungarian , from Transylvania. Ca 1680. Measurements : 26 x 17 mm



Byzantine gold ring with Christogram

Late Roman, early Bizantyne gold ring with engraved Christogram /Chi-Rho / A Christogram (Latin Monogramma Christi ) is a monogram or combination of letter...



Enamelled locket with Islamic seal

Ca 1860 enamelled gold locket with an Islamic eighteenth century carnelian seal. The locket is French , / fully marked / ca 1860, the back is enamelled with pse...



Arheological revival gold brooch with ancient agate bead

"Large" Ca 1860 gold brooch in the Archeological Revival style. The Etruscan style gold work is set with an original ancient agate bead. The bead is ca 1200 yea...



“Large” seventeenth century gold cross

Antique gold cross with some table cut diamonds and rose cut diamonds, and foiled golden citrines. The back is enamelled. Probably France ca 1680. The enamel in...

Early Sixteenth Century Reliquary Pendant


Early Sixteenth Century Reliquary Pendant

Rare silver gilt reliquary pendant, engraved on both sides. Ca 1500, probably South German.Original condition



Gold chains

5 gold chains 1/ Long "daisy" chain 18 ct length 147 cm weight : 48.7 gram Sry Lanka 1860 2/ 18 ct hand made chain English with 12 natural pearls leng...



Egyptian scarab swivel ring

Egyptian fayance scarab , engraved underneath with a seal. In Grand Tour ca 1820 gold ring. The ring is probably Italian from Naples of Rome ca 1820-30.

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